retrieves news articles from a peer news server and feeds them to a
connects to the peer specified by
requests new articles since the time stored in
and feeds them to
reads its configuration options out of the
file unless specified otherwise by -C.
Read configuration options from config-file.
Hostname of the Cyrus server (with optional port) to which articles
should be fed. Defaults to "localhost:nntp".
Don't use the NEWNEWS command.
will keep track of the high and low water marks for each group and use
them to fetch new articles.
Use 4 instead of 2 digits for year. 2-digits are rfc977- but not y2k-compliant.
Wildmat pattern specifying which newsgroups to search for new
articles. Defaults to "*".
File in which to read/write the timestamp of when articles were last
retrieved. Defaults to "newsstamp" located in
as specified by the configuration options.